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Accession number 2006.39
Object ID 2006.39.1416
Object Name Print, Photographic
Collection Power Supply Collection
Date 08/08/1955
Title 59th Street Powerhouse (IRT): Extension: View Showing Feeder and Generator Disconnect Switch Installation
Description One in a series of photographs documenting modernizations and equipment of the Interborough Rapid Transit Company 59th Street Powerhouse, under the powerhouse extension. Front notation on photograph reads: Electrical Galleries, Bents 37-43, Elevation 21'. Feeder and Generator Disconnect Switches Showing Final Stage of Installation.
Place New York, NY
People/ Corporations Interborough Rapid Transit Company
New York City Transit Authority (NYCTA)
Subjects Manhattan (New York, N.Y.)
Powerhouses
Electric conduits
Galleries (Rooms & spaces)
Electric switches
Circuit breakers
Substation/ Powerhouse 59th Street Powerhouse (IRT)